Rickey Smith, 62, of Newnan, passed away at Piedmont Newnan Hospital on July 21, 2019. Rickey was born in Newnan on June 13, 1957. He was an architect engineer by trade for Gammens and has been employed there for over 17 years. Rickey will be remembered for his simple life of loving his family, music and his ability to play the guitar. He graduated from Newnan High School in 1975.
Rickey is survived by his son, Adam Smith of Newnan; daughters, Julia Smith of Grantville, Amanda Breazeal of LaGrange; brothers, Joey Smith, Tony Smith, Eural Cash, Jr, and Rodney Cash; sister, Marilyn Partain. He is also survived by his four grandchildren, Cassandra Smith, Ethan Thompson, Alexis Breazeal and Gavin Breazeal; ex wife, Sharon Spink.
Rickey was preceded in death by his parents, Talmadge Joseph Smith, Sr and Lillie Mae Ford Cash.
A memorial service will be at Change Church with Pastor. T.J. Boyd officiating at 3 p.m., Wednesday, July 24, 2019. The address to the church is 45 West Broad Street, Grantville, Georgia 30220.